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WETA
Sep 27, 2012 6:30pm EDT
on it to ease its mounting losses. the u.s. economy shows more signs of slowing, and slowing down faster than expected. but silver has been red hot. where is the demand coming from and can it last? we talk with phil baker, the c.e.o. of hecla mining. that and more tonight on nbr! we begin with discouraging news about the sluggish economy. by the broadest measurement, economic growth slowed sharply in the second quarter. the gross domestic product was revised considerably lower today. growth was 1.3% in the april through june period. just a month ago, the estimate was 1.7%. add that to a big drop in purchases of big ticket items, like washing machines and furniture. in august, durable goods orders fell 13.2%, and you've got an economy that's just muddling along. but one ray of encouragement-- fewer people filed for unemployment benefits for the firsme claims fell by6, 20 to their6, july lows of 359,000 claims. on wall street, the dow jumped 72 points, the nasdaq added almost 43 points, the s&p up 13. while the u.s. continues working through problems left over by the great recession, there are
FOX Business
Sep 27, 2012 4:00pm EDT
to stimulate the economy. again, i put stimulate in quotes because who knows if it is momentary for china. >> we have this bump of china of 2.5%, you can't underestimate the short-term tailwind, whatever they have for the economic expansion, especially on commodities prices. that is part of the reason why we have a significant progress. david: were you aware of all this? that is basically what it is. were you worry about it? >> i am very suspicious and wary. however, i don't think that the close is clear. a little bit underweight equities, as you well know, a lot longer for state solvents. david: keep the sound there. i want to hear there is any interaction. tim is joining us right now. when we think about these honeypots in the market? >> i agree with him. the market is clearly ignoring the negative news that we are seeing in the u.s. and the fact that we are in a recession and maybe longer in europe. it is not deterring people from buying stocks right now. you could certainly call it a bubble in general. i think equities was probably overheated here. given the weak industrial numbers, g
FOX Business
Sep 27, 2012 9:20am EDT
, released about an hour ago. gdp, gross domestic products, our big picture economy grew only at an annual rate of 1.3% in the second quarter. i said before, that's stall speed. i mean it. that's very, very low rate of growth. 4% the end of last year, 2 1/2% early this year, now, 1.3, that's a nasty down trend. all right, the markets opened, we did expect an up trend, up tick in the opening bell. we've got it. 25 points higher, ultimately maybe 50 points higher within the next couple of minutes. i want to call this the iphone effect. nokia may cancel its dividend in the face of big time competition from the iphone. okay, nicole, where did nokia shares open? let's start with them. >> they're a winner today. up 2.5%, all right? up 2 1/2%. cutting the dividend is certainly not good news, but they've priced their knew lumia, more than the samsung galaxy so they're pushing a new phone now and that's where the euphoria is surrounding nokia. stuart: i've got to say i don't get that. priced the new phone higher than the galaxy and now it goes up. and blackberry, research in motion, that stock has
CNBC
Sep 27, 2012 6:00am EDT
output at a plant as the economy slows and demand weakens. meantime 40% of china's iron ore mines are standing idle as steel prices have crumbled. and loans to firms and households fell more than expected. ecb staying loans to the private sector fell 0.6% from the same month a year ago. italy's borrowing costs falling at a bond auction today. analysts say the auction shows nand for italian government paper remains healthy. and eu regulators are prepare to go charge microsoft for failing to comply with a 2009 ruling. that ruling had on ordered the company to offer user as choice of web browsers. apparently they may not have done that. if guilty, microsoft could face fines of up to 10% of its global revenues. and that would be a lot of money. >> iran still, we're this close to nuclear -- think our unfunded labels are like 60 trillion or something. europe back in the crapper, but the refs. huh? >> i told you, i don't always like unions. i'm actually happy that the refs union won. >> it does provide a release from some of the travails and the worries of every day life. spoorts is spor
CNBC
Sep 27, 2012 9:00am EDT
are great. that's one of the reasons the economy hasn't been strong to this point in the cycle. housing is keeping us from really stuttering on growth. we need more in housing, all that free cash flow in the corporate sector to be put to more productive use, investing in capital and labor. there's a real need for it, carl, because the capital stock in the economy is basically depreciating. we're operating with old depleted capital. >> housing is a much smaller portion. the context of this is we need a much bigger engine for this economy this time around. >> we do. but partly most of the housing is so low because it came from a high level and then a collapse. if you look at the fed flow of funds data, you've had two record quarters of growth because of higher home prices. but we need more jobs. so housing is helping, the consumer is still holding in. we need more jobs. it's got to come from the business side. >> what gives you the confidence that europe has stabilized? of course, we look at this durable goods number, we know that's partially because of european weakness, but some would s
FOX Business
Sep 27, 2012 3:00pm EDT
financial and they're coming out with their numbers, basically the economy is improving. fewer borrowers are defaulting on their loans, on the debt. seeing more transactions, confidence has been improving for americans so they have been using their cards a little more. and paying it off. that is the environment we are in. nolast but not least, may deal with paypal, so that will add to their future transactions. for today a great day. ashley: ashley:.i. talking to john mccain about the biggest headwind facing the usa today. liz: can you imagine voting for this interview. wait until you listen come back here what he had to say. not just how we get rid of tax abductions, but all of them except two. but also which industries are mature enough that we should rip the rug out from underneath them and stop giving him all kinds of tax breaks. speaking very candidly with me. i first asked about different kinds of government strategies where government works best with this, here' here is what senator mccain had to say. >> you're picking winners and losers, and obvious in the case of solyndra and ma
FOX
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
, museums, festivals and the educated work force. it looked at the economy and the number of pro teams. seattle came in number two, followed by washington, d.c., boston and portland. >>> gay rights activists are planning to protest next week's installation of san francisco's new archbishop. he will be installed during a mass at st. mary's cathedral next thursday. the examiner reports that a group of gay rights act visits are planning to protest and they say it will not just -- activists are planning to protest and they say they are upset about the same-sex marriage ban. his spokesman says he respects their position and police will be onhand. >>> sal, you are watching the bridges. but i know you are looking at the toll plaza. >> yeah. it's really been very busy. very slow trying to get across into san francisco if you are trying to get there in your car, you will be waiting quite a bit. a lot of people start here and they travel through the area, 24 and 680 to get to 80. it's very slow here in bay point. 680 is slow as well. we were talking go the -- we were talking about the toll plaza
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 12:00am PDT
to find work in today's economy. too many of those working are living paycheck to paycheck. more americans are living in poverty than when president obama took office. 15 million more are on food stamps. my job creates 12 million jobs over the next four year. we shouldn't measure compassion by how many people are on welfare, we should measure compassion on how many people are off welfare and able to get a good paying job. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >> he cracked it himself. carrie underwood was at a concert in louisville. there was a kid in the audience, holding a sign that said will you be my first kiss? she pulled him on stage. here's what happened. >> 12 years old. >> you got a jump on me. i was 14 when i had my very first kiss. just so you know my husband is somewhere in this building, might be looking for you later. >> how are we going do this? >> lip to lip. >> this is the smartest kid ever! >> close your eyes. >> jimmy: he went for lips. let's show this that video. my research and development team invented a highly advanced device called youtube time machine. we can
CSPAN
Sep 27, 2012 12:00pm EDT
are not going have a strong country and a strong economy if we don't strengthen what we do at every level early childhood, higher ed. those two things are linked. we move forward we want to stay focused where we're going fop continue to focus on the early childhood investment. we are in that for the long haul. continue to drive reform. think about how technology how can technology increase efficiency better outcome as well? think about the next generation of teachers coming in. we talked a lot about the respect the initiative. a million teachers retiring over the next five years. our ability to retract and gain great talent now saves education for the next thirty. how we make a real profession where great talents wants to come, stay, gets compensated and has a career leader. a lot of work we can do together to make a profession. we're losing too many of the great talent and losing folks at front education end that won't think about coming to education. the higher education side we have to breakthrough on the cost issue. and 0 states cutting funding more and more middle class families are thinki
CNBC
Sep 27, 2012 1:00pm EDT
their friends in southern europe and indeed the economy here in the united states. michelle caruso-cabrera will talk about some of the bad pigs in a minute, but first senior economics reporter steve liesman with the story of some vindicated doves. >> because the new game is called "bad piggies." that's where we're coming from. >> and we're only doing this because the producer jason gawertz made us do this. he said could we think of an app that would apply with today's data and i did. it's called vindicated doves. at least initially here, why is that? because essentially the economic data came in weak. let me show you what the economic data showed. the numbers come in you're looking for 5.6% positive -- or negative. you get minus 13.2 off a prior 3.27%. i think the dove says i don't care i had this one right. gdp took .4 off the prior print right there. midwest manufacturing down negative. p and pending home sales much changed from the prior month from positive to negative. take a look at some of the comments here. vindicated doves. anyone facing doubt about the need forred 23ed's r
NBC
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
what it takes to get this economy going again. i care about the people of america. >> reporter: it's a delivered effort, analysts say, with a tv ad designed to show empathy and soften his image. >> president obama and i both care about poor, working class families, the difference is, my policies will make things better for them. >> reporter: and despite relentless criticism of obama care, romney touted how his own health care overhaul in massachusetts helped families. >> don't forget, i got everybody in my state insured, 100% of the kids in our state have health insurance, i don't think there's anything that shows more empathy and care about the people of this country than that kind of record. >> reporter: still, president obama is furiously working to frame his opponent as out of touch. again, keying in on romney's comments seemingly dismissing 47% of americans who pay no income tax. >> i don't believe we are going to get very far if we've got leaders who write off half the nation as a bunch of victims who don't take responsibility for their own lives. >> reporter: less than a wee
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